Ola’s sputtering India electric vehicle trial a red flag for Modi plan

NAGPUR, India (Reuters) – Indian ride-hailing firm Ola’s pilot project to test a fleet of electric vehicles in the western city of Nagpur was expected to herald a coming revolution in the Indian autos industry. So far, though, it has only exposed fractures in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitions to make all new vehicles electric by 2030.

Former Australian prime minister Keating says Trump ‘surprisingly’ good at foreign policy

Paul Keating had not expected Trump to have ‘such a pragmatic’ foreign policy

Donald Trump is “surprisingly” good at foreign policy, according to former Australian prime minister Paul Keating, who says the United States was directionless under the previous three administrations.

As the US president accepted an invitation to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for talks, Keating said he had not expected Trump to have “such a pragmatic” foreign policy and urged the president to continue down the path he was on.

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